Steve Blumenthal, Chairman
Founded the Company in order to develop our science with Dr. Daniel Meruelo in 2004 and has served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors since the inception. Mr. Blumenthal was a senior executive at Synchron Corporation and a department head at Bache & Company. Mr. Blumenthal earned his B.S. in Business from SUNY Buffalo.
Katherine Cohen, Member
Served as a member of the Board of Directors since fall 2017, an experienced biotech executive, entrepreneur and business advisor. From 2011-2016 Dr. Cohen served as CEO for Hookipa Biotech AG. Previously she worked for 12 years at the biotech company Intercell AG and served as the Senior Vice President for Corporate and Business Development. Dr. Cohen earned her Ph.D degree in Biology from the City University of New York.
Charles C. Dorego, Member
Served as a member of the Board of Directors since 2015, a lawyer with over 30 years of business experience. Dr. Dorego is the Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Glenwood Management Corp., a Board member of the Litwin Foundation, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Waterkeeper Alliance, a member of the Executive Committee and Board of Governors of the Real Estate Board of New York. Dr. Dorego earned his law degree from Brooklyn Law School.
Robert Ivanhoe, Member
Served as a member of the Board of Directors since 2006, a distinguished lawyer that has been recognized by Chambers and Partners USA, The New York Observer and Real Estate New York as one of the leading real estate attorneys in New York City and throughout the United States. Mr. Ivanhoe is the Chair of the 200+ lawyer Global Real Estate Practice and Co-Chair of the REIT group at Greenberg Traurig, LLP. He is a member of Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Executive Committee, Board of Directors and Operating Committee.